Knights named NAIA Scholars

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Three Northwood University Golfers named NAIA Scholars
Head Golf Coach Ben Belfield

Head Golf Coach Ben Belfield

Adam Gelmon

Adam Gelmon

Ian Morehouse

Ian Morehouse

Travis Kemp

Travis Kemp

July 27, 2012

CEDAR HILL, Texas –Three of Northwood's finest were named as NAIA All American Scholars. The awards are given out annually. To be nominated players have to be a junior or senior and have a GPA above 3.5.

The winners of this prestigious award include recent graduate Adam Gelmon, and seniors Travis Kemp and Ian Morehouse.

Head golf coach for Northwood University Ben Belfield said, "This Knights team has shown a dedication to being the best in all they do and academics is a huge part of that. I stress to them that doing their best will ultimately pay dividends for them in whatever they choose to do, and for us as a team whilst they are a student-athlete at Northwood University. The leaders in academics over the last year have been Travis, Ian and Adam who have shown that they take care of business and are able to manage their time and schedules. I applaud them for their work ethic and attitudes, knowing that Travis and Ian will continue to be leaders in academics."

ABOUT NORTHWOOD UNIVERSITY

Northwood University is committed to the most personal attention to prepare students for success in their careers and in their communities; it promotes critical thinking skills, personal effectiveness, and the importance of ethics, individual freedom and responsibility.

Private, nonprofit, and accredited, Northwood University specializes in managerial and entrepreneurial education at three full-service, residential campuses located in southern Florida, mid-Michigan and northern Texas. Adult Degree Programs are available in eight states with many course delivery options including an online option. The DeVos Graduate School offers day and evening programming in Michigan, Texas, Florida and Switzerland. The Alden B. Dow Center for Creativity and Enterprise in Midland, Michigan, specializes in creative thinking and innovation development. International education is offered through study abroad and in Program Centers in Switzerland, China, Malaysia and Sri Lanka.